Hughes L Elementary School



Hughes L Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Hughes L Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 96
K 34
1 48
2 44
3 53
4 43
5 47
6 40
7 47
8 32
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Hughes L Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 484 students in grades 1st through 12th. Hughes L Elementary School is the 788th largest public school in Illinois and the 23,455th largest nationally. It has 14.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 484
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14:1
Full Time Teachers: 34.48
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 23,455th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 788th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 642nd out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 530th out of 2,415

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Hughes L Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 262
(54%)
148,447
(51%)
 Female 222
(46%)
145,297
(49%)

Hughes L Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 463
(96%)
113,125
(39%)
 Hispanic 17
(4%)
136,960
(47%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
3,538
(1%)
 White 1
(0%)
28,538
(10%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
10,422
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
520
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
641
(0%)

Hughes L Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 449
(93%)
247,049
(84%)
 Not Eligible 35
(7%)
46,387
(16%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
308
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,421 ranked schools in Illinois, Hughes L Elementary School is ranked 300th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Hughes L Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (92.8%) is significantly higher than the state average of 52.9%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Hughes L Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 417
2006 427
2007 310
2008 267
2009 502
2010 499
2011 421
2012 405
2013 586
2014 538
2015 484

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14
2006 21.4
2007 14.1
2008 16.7
2009 251
2010 15.6
2011 15.6
2012 17
2013 15.8
2014 14.4
2015 14

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.99280575539568
2006 0.99297423887588
2007 0.45806451612903
2008 0.9250936329588
2009 0.98207171314741
2010 0.98196392785571
2011 0.99287410926366
2012 0.97037037037037
2013 0.97269624573379
2014 0.99256505576208
2015 0.92768595041322

Compare Hughes L Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,400.0% 14.0:1
 
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 92.8%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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